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Face Masks and Cultural Norms: An Expert Comment

Professor Helen Spencer-Oatey and Professor Perry Hinton have written two expert comment pieces looking at how mask-wearing became the norm in other cultures and consider what lessons this might have for the UK as we tackle the coronavirus.

The first piece examines ‘How does wearing a face mask become the cultural norm?’ looking at the East Asia context.

The second piece ‘Will face masks become the norm in Europe?’ looks at what factors may make mask-wearing a cultural norm in Europe and the UK.

Wed 20 May 2020, 16:59